A New Normal

Western Technical College’s Electromechanical Technology program is highly developed for the manufacturing world. Students learn about systems that integrate with computers, hydraulics, and mechanical control systems. It’s a mix of both theory and hands-on work, and prepares students with a skillset in an increasingly technological field. But a few weeks ago, everything changed.  Since the […]

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Western’s Brent Thill Named National Coach-Of-The-Year

Western’s women’s basketball head coach Brent Thill was named National Coach-of-the-Year this week by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The first year coach led the Cavaliers to their first national championship in school history by defeating conference rival Northland 69-60 in the NJCAA Division III National Championship last month in Rockford, Ill. This […]

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Honoring The Heroes

Over the last several weeks, Western has been highlighting recent Respiratory Therapist grads on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. Below are just a few of those stories. Lauren “The COVID19 pandemic has created a unique opportunity to highlight the value of respiratory therapists, an oftentimes unrecognized field. I am proud of my colleagues, […]

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Western, UW-Madison Sign Transfer Agreement

Officials with UW-Madison and Western Technical College have formally announced a new transfer agreement for students who enroll in Western’s Associate of Science-Liberal Arts (ASLA) program. Students enrolled in Western’s ASLA program can now transfer a minimum of 54 transferable credits to UW-Madison within three academic years at Western. To complete the transfer, students must […]

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Staff Profile: James Bushman

Today’s staff profile highlights James Bushman! -What do you do on campus? I’m an instructor for Digital Media Production. -Where is your favorite place at Western? I love the green roof in the ITC building. It’s a great place to escape, yet still be on campus. -What are your hobbies? Games! Board games, video games, […]

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Western Foundation Launches Fundraiser For Student Emergency Fund

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Western Technical College Foundation launched a fundraiser this week for the College’s emergency fund for students in need of financial support during this time. The Foundation is seeking donations for the College’s emergency fund, which provides support for students in unexpected financial hardship. These expenses could include dependent […]

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Western Students Excel In DECA Competition

Western Technical College’s Collegiate Distributive Education Club of America (DECA) chapter sent 19 competitors to the Wisconsin State Career Leadership Conference held recently in Delavan, Wis. Representing Western were Victoria Arjani, Jacob Bakken, Makayla Beggs, Jeanne Buckta, Krysta Chroninger, David Chtcherbakov, Kira Conroy, Dylan Flaskrud, Destiny Fleming, Sam Forbes, Jack Haessly, Lydia King, Jeffrey Krueger, […]

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